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Cultural Events
Attend a seminar on setting up your banking account or learn Ballroom Dance. Try a yoga session or enjoy a major concert featuring a world-renowned performer. Celebrate cultural diversity during the University’s two-month-long Carnevale celebration. Your academic pursuits and life experience at Northeastern will be enriched and shaped by the activities you choose, the clubs you join, and the life-long friends you make at Northeastern. So get involved. Contribute. Experience. And enjoy!


CARNEVALE 2014


Check out the ISSI's complete Carnevale 2014: Schedule of Events for our annual Carnevale celebration!

For more information on Carnevale 2014 click here!

CARNEVALE 2014 EVENTS



CARNIVAL ON THE QUAD
Thursday, March 27, 2014, Curry Student Center Indoor Quad
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Come experience the warmth of Caribbean culture at Northeastern with delicious food, costumes, music and plenty of island vibes. Carnival on the Quad promises to have you jumping, waving and dancing with CSO and the ISSI. Please note this event will begin in Curry Student Center Indoor Quad and end in the African American Institute.

POP UP ART SHOW
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 405 Ell Hall - ISSI
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Join the ISSI to view Photo Voice contest winners. Admire creative artwork from fellow Huskies while enjoying hors d’oeuvres. If you would like to submit a piece of artwork for display, please email issicarnevale@gmail.com.

NOROUZ CELEBRATION
Saturday, March 29, 2014, West Addition, Curry Student Center
6:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.

Norouz is the celebration of spring as the season of rebirth. The very first day of spring marks the Persian New Year. The traditional table setting of “haftsin” symbolizes the seven elements of life: rebirth, health, happiness, prosperity, joy, patience, and beauty. Co-sponsored by the ISSI and ISAN. For tickets, visit the ISSI website: northeastern.edu/issi under “Life at NU”.

17TH ANNUAL ISSI INTERNATIONAL GALA NIGHT
Saturday, March 29, 2014, Blackman Auditorium, Ell Hall
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

At this signature event join the ISSI in celebrating the diverse talents found here on campus as students, faculty, and members of the Northeastern community come together through song, dance, and spectacle. Experience traditional performances spanning from China to Chile in a single unforgettable evening! Tickets available on MyNEU.


EVENTS AROUND BOSTON

Museum of Fine Arts

Free admission to undergraduate students with college ID Website & more information: MFA College & University Programs

The Institute of Contemporary Art of Boston

For ticket and exhibit information: ICA - Boston

For more information on fun things to do in the city of Boston, please visit the City of Boston's website.

You can find all these events and more on our monthly ISSI Newsletter. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, click here